Subject: Symposium : CAUSATION: New Prospects. December 5, De cember 6. 2013. Location: Coll=?ISO-8859-1?Q?=E8ge_de_France._Paris._Organiz_er:_Professor_Claudine_Tiercelin_(Chaire_de_m=E9taphysique?= et philosophie de la connaissance)
Date: Saturday 26th October 2013 08:12:33 UTC (over 4 years ago)
Symposium : CAUSATION: New Prospects. December 5, December 6. 2013. Location: Collège de France. Paris. Organizer: Professor Claudine Tiercelin (Chaire de métaphysique et philosophie de la connaissance) ---------------------- *PROGRAM* *Thursday, December 5th, 2013 * (amphithéâtre Guillaume Budé) 9h00 - 9h10 Opening : Claudine Tiercelin, *Collège de France * 9h10 Causation in the Quantum World – A New Case for the Paris Option? Huw Price, *Trinity College, University of Cambridge * 10h10 Break 10h30 Experience, Causal Productivity and the Temporal Arrow Laurie Paul, *University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill* 11h30 Possible Causation Sara Bernstein, *Duke University* *12h30 : Lunch * 14h30 Causal Reality: One Thing, Two Aspects Michael Strevens, *New York University* 15h30 Break 15h50 Understanding Causation by Way of Failure Stephen Mumford, *University of Nottingham* 16h50 Causal Powers, Causal Relations and Causal Explanation Claudine Tiercelin *Collège de France* * * 17h40-18h00 Discussion * * * * *Friday, December 6th, 2013 * (amphithéâtre Maurice Halbwachs) 9h Development, Information and Causation, Thomas Pradeu, *University of Paris-Sorbonne* 10h Break 10h20 Difference-Making and Causal Exclusion: Is There Still a Problem? Helen Beebee, *University of Manchester* 11h20 Causation: New Arguments for the Counterfactual Theory of Causation Paul Noordhof, *University of York* * * *12h30 Lunch* 14h30- 15h30 Why Think Causally? Brad Weslake, *University of Rochester* 15h30 Break 15h45 Actual Causation, Causal Paths, and Plans Christopher Hitchcock, *California Institute of Technology* * *16h45 Interventionism Defended: Methodology, Circularity, and Truth Conditions** James Woodward, *University of Pittsburgh* 17h45 - 18h15 : General Discussion Messages to the list are archived at http://listserv.liv.ac.uk/archives/philos-l.html. Current posts are also available via Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PhilosL Discussions should be moved to chora: enrol via http://listserv.liv.ac.uk/archives/chora.html.